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Are you struggling to save?

Posted 23 February 2017 by Christine Walsh

It’s getting harder for low-income families to save and own their own homes.


It’s good to talk - at any age

Posted 29 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

Feeling on top of our finances is good for our wellbeing. This is true for everyone - but it’s increasingly important so as we get older.

Breathing Space and Statutory Debt Management Plans

Posted 27 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

New legal powers to help people deal with problem debt (coming soon…)

Too much debt to divorce?

Posted 15 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

How can you prevent debt damaging your relationship? And how can you avoid further money trouble when you make decisions about your future?

Does bankruptcy clear council tax debt? Plus 5 more of your bankruptcy questions answered

Posted 13 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

Today we're looking at six of the most commonly Googled questions about bankruptcy - and their answers. Read on to sort fact from fiction.

Is it time to move out? How to work out if you can afford a place of your own

Posted 01 November 2018 by Christine Walsh

Living with your parents as an adult has its challenges. Are you financially ready to move out?

Don’t be afraid of a debt solution: we (ghost)bust 13 myths about tackling problem debt

Posted 30 October 2018 by Christine Walsh

Being in problem debt can be serious, but it doesn’t have to be scary. The more you understand about debt and debt solutions, the more power you have to change your situation.

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